SoCal's Housing Crisis |

Here's a break down of the Prop 10 rent control measure

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| One side says it will help keep housing affordable. The other side says it will make the state’s housing problems worse, and more expensive. It’s more than a little confusing.

Bridge housing project opens doors to its first residents

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The facility gets people off the streets and on track to find permanent homes. But the beds filled up quickly, and there were still dozens sleeping in tents nearby.

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Antelope Valley housing project one step closer to reality

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The Centennial Housing Project would add 20,000 homes 70 miles northeast of LA. Despite protest, the LA County Regional Planning Commission recommended its approval.

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Rent Strikes Are Making A Comeback In L.A.

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About 100 years ago, in cities with an affordable housing shortage, tenants went on strike—withholding rent from their landlord to protest poor conditions. As the cost of housing spirals up, rent strikes are making a comeback.

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In a Boyle Heights building, the mariachis get to stay

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After hefty rent hikes led to protests, rent strikes and eviction notices, Boyle Heights tenants have reached a resolution with property owners.

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Santa Ana considers rent control as housing costs rise

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Santa Ana is the latest California city, and the only one in Orange County, to consider rent control as one solution to the housing affordability crisis.

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Nearly all CA cities fail to build enough homes to meet demand

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Each California community is tasked to build a certain number of homes each year. About 98 percent failed to do that, according to a new state report.

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Popular granny flats create a niche industry in LA

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Architects and designers are shifting more of their focus to small backyard housing units. "It's the next big thing in L.A.," says one firm's co-founder.

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